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Lake Tahoe (credit: Hanna Bankston/UGC/CBS Local)

Will This Storm Finally Improve Tahoe Ski Conditions?

For snow to fall in Tahoe three things need to happen. First, The air must contain sufficient moisture. Secondly, The air must be forced upward. And lastly, the air temperature must cool to 32 degrees or below as the air is rising.

02/05/2015

Family Skiing (credit: Thinkstock)

America’s Best Family Ski Resorts

Here’s a look at five of the best family-friendly ski resorts in America.

01/28/2015

Mauna Kea, from the UH Hilo Web Cam: Physics and Astronomy (Courtesy University of Hawaii, Hilo)

Hawaiian Man Snowboards On Tropical Island Peak After Snowstorm, Record Lows

Snowboarding video captures rare extreme sports on Hawaii’s highest peak.

01/12/2015

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40 People Stranded On Ski Lift For Over 2 Hours At China Peak Mountain Resort

More than 40 people were stranded on a ski lift at a Central California mountain resort after strong winds blew a cable off its line.

01/01/2015

Skiing (credit: Thinkstock)

How To Take An Affordable Ski Vacation

Despite what many people believe, a ski vacation can be taken without breaking the bank.

12/04/2014

A Nevada County Sheriff's vehicle at the site of where rescuers were searching for a missing snowboarder from San Francisco, April 1, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Snowboarder Missing In Sierra After Snowstorm

Rescuers were searching for a San Francisco snowboarder who was missing in the northern Sierra after a snowstorm, according to authorities.

04/01/2014

Women Slopestyle Medalists

Tahoe’s Jamie Anderson Completes US Olympic Slopestyle Sweep

South Lake Tahoe’s Jamie Anderson made America 2 for 2 in slopestyle’s colorful and treacherous debut on the Olympic stage.

02/09/2014

Snowboard slopestyler Chas Guldemond.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NorCal Snowboarder Takes Issue With Sochi Judging

NorCal slopestyle snowboarder Chas Guldemond thinks it might be time for Olympic judges to go back to school. He says it’s tough to get a handle on what the judges want.

02/08/2014

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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.

11/26/2013

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort (Squaw Valley USA)

2014 U.S. Alpine Championships To Be Held At Tahoe Resort

The U.S. Alpine Championships are returning to Lake Tahoe next year at Squaw Valley ski resort, home of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games.

04/24/2013

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